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Author: Rachel L Swarns; Julieanna L Richardson; Scott Stearns; HistoryMakers (Video oral history collection),
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : The HistoryMakers, [2016]
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : English
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Newspaper reporter and author Rachel L. Swarns was born in 1967 in Queens, New York. Swarns attended Howard University in Washington, D.C., and received her B.A. degree in Spanish and African and Caribbean Studies. She went on to receive her M.A. degree in international relations from the University of Kent in Canterbury, England. Upon graduation, Swarns was hired as a newspaper reporter for the St. Petersburg Times  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Oral histories
Internet videos
Interviews
Named Person: Rachel L Swarns
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Rachel L Swarns; Julieanna L Richardson; Scott Stearns; HistoryMakers (Video oral history collection),
OCLC Number: 1003150841
Credits: Videographer, Scott Stearns.
Performer(s): Julieanna L. Richardson, interviewer.
Event notes: Recorded
New York, New York
2014 January 15.
Description: 1 online resource (7 video files (3 hr., 22 min., 14 sec.)) : sound, color.
Other Titles: History Makers video oral history with Rachel Swarns
Rachel Swarns

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Newspaper reporter and author Rachel L. Swarns was born in 1967 in Queens, New York. Swarns attended Howard University in Washington, D.C., and received her B.A. degree in Spanish and African and Caribbean Studies. She went on to receive her M.A. degree in international relations from the University of Kent in Canterbury, England. Upon graduation, Swarns was hired as a newspaper reporter for the St. Petersburg Times from 1987 to 1991, and then as a general assignment reporter at the Miami Herald. In 1995, Swarns joined The New York Times as a correspondent. From 1999 to 2003, she served as the Johannesburg bureau chief. Swarns was later assigned as a metro columnist for The New York Times, where she wrote the weekly column The Working Life which focused on labor and the economy. In 2012, Swarns authored American Tapestry: The Story of the Black, White and Multiracial Ancestors of Michelle Obama.

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